Underwriting and Actuarial Trainer
Montreal Office | Permanent Position (hybrid work) - 37.5 hours a week


You are ready to do some coaching to a growing team? You have patience, enjoy teamwork and want to share your knowledge? Look no further!

Join AGA Benefit Solutions, a certified Remarkable Employer, as recognized by our own employees! According to our team, AGA Benefit Solutions is synonymous with:

  • An employer that respects its commitments to its employees and customers
  • Visionary, dynamic and competent managers
  • A team that is welcoming, respectful and eager to maintain an excellent working atmosphere 
  • Very generous benefits

To apply, please fill out the form below and send it with your resume before November 28th, 2022.


Reporting to the Vice-President, Consulting, Underwriting and Actuarial, the Underwriting and Actuarial Trainer will be mainly responsible for ensuring training on the processes, procedures and tools used by the Underwriting and Actuarial Unit.

The incumbent is expected to :

    • In cooperation with the Underwriting and Actuarial Director and Assistant Directors, develop, maintain and monitor the new employee training plans and the employee continuous training plan;
    • In cooperation with the Practice Leader, Training, AGA, coordinate the new employee training plans;
    • In cooperation with the Underwriting and Actuarial Director and Assistant Directors, create content for the training programs and tools and ensure these programs meet the need s of employees for whom they are intended;
    • Develop and maintain expertise on the processes, procedures and tools used by Underwriting and Actuarial employees, and on AGA products;
    • Train new and current employees on the processes, procedures and tools, and coordinate required training with the Underwriting and Actuarial Director and Assistant Directors;
    • Actively apply learning assessment strategies to determine the effectiveness of training solutions and foster continuous improvement;
    • Provide regular progress reports on employee training and/or projects under the responsibility of the Operational Efficiency team (training and procedures);
    • Take part in the preparation and facilitation of the monthly continuous training meeting in cooperation with the Assistant Directors;
    • Cooperate with the Operational Efficiency team and the Underwriting and Actuarial Director and Assistant Directors to identify, prioritize and address any ad-hoc training need (individual or team);
    • Contribute to the development or creation of some tools and/or processes to improve team effectiveness;
    • Contribute to the management of tests required when developing or updating software or work tools;
    • As needed, coordinate and deliver any training required on underwriting and actuarial for the other AGA departments;
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
  • University degree in Mathematics or Actuarial Science or combination of relevant training and experience;
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in group insurance and underwriting;
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office suite;
  • Expertise in andragogy / pedagogy, guidance / coaching, priority management and ability to work independently;
  • Proficiency in verbal and written communication and ability to promote engaging learning experiences;
  • Resilience and versatility in evolving environments;
  • Relevant experience in workplace training (asset);
  • Excellent command of English and French, written and spoken.


  • Group insurance, pension plan, employee assistance program and telemedicine service
  • Training, development and career advancement opportunities 
  • Work-life balance, and a wide range of social and physical fitness activities


A leader in the development and administration of custom-made group insurance plans and group pension plans, AGA ranks among Canada’s largest benefit providers. Our clients include small, medium and large businesses as well as financial security and group insurance advisors who offer group plans to their clients. AGA serves more than 2,600 clients across Canada with some 200 employees in our offices located in Montreal, Quebec City, Kitchener, Markham, Edmonton, Calgary, St. John (NB) and Vancouver. A business operating on a human scale, AGA Benefit Solutions provides a vibrant and innovative work environment along with exciting career opportunities.


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